Lucie Fonseca is a technologist who loves working with people and believes in building bridges between cultures. An engineer at heart, she worked for leading technology companies, Schlumberger, Thales, Mastercard and now Giesecke + Devrient, where she leads a global R&D team in the payment domain. She has truly international experience and led teams in France, Russia, the United Arab Emirates and India. Her past experience in solution sales, and project & product management gives her a well-rounded understanding of key business stakeholders. She strongly believes that everything starts with the people and a team that feels engaged, supported and respected is the best ingredient for success.